Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Detroit Economic Growth Association

Detroit
$500,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2014

The organization is the nonprofit economic-growth arm of the Detroit Economic Growth Corp. and engages in business attraction, urban redevelopment and financing programs. Through this two-year grant, the association is administering a $1 million federal grant for two green infrastructure projects in the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department’s Near East Side Drainage District that will reduce the discharge of untreated stormwater into the city’s combined sewer system.